Associate Principal Scientist, Process Chemistry

Organization
Merck
Job Location
Rahway, NJ
Job Description

Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company - one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us. 
Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you'll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career. 
Merck is currently seeking exceptional chemists for experienced positions within the Process Chemistry Department located at our Rahway, NJ site. A successful candidate will be joining a group of innovative scientists with broad deliverables ranging from the design of manufacturing routes for drug candidates to building on our state-of-the-art catalysis capabilities

Requirements: 

Education: 

•A minimum of a PhD in chemistry with at least 3 years of experience in process chemistry 
Required: 

•Experience in late-stage process development 
•Must have conducted outstanding research in his/her field of expertise that may be shared during the interview process. 
•Function well within multidisciplinary teams and possess outstanding communication skills. 
•Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills 
•Strong leadership and interpersonal skills 
Preferred: 

•A strong track record of peer-reviewed publications and research presentations 
Our employees are the key to our company's success. We demonstrate our commitment to our employees by offering a competitive and valuable rewards program. Our Company's benefits are designed to support the wide range of goals, needs and lifestyles of our employees, and many of the people that matter the most in their lives. If you need an accommodation for the application process please email us at [email protected]
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